5 edition of Sea tales of Ireland for children found in the catalog.
Sea tales of Ireland for children
A collection of thirteen Irish folktales featuring mermaids, water witches, enormous fish, and mysterious sea creatures.
|Statement||chosen by Joan Ryan and Gordon Snell.|
|Contributions||Ryan, Joan., Snell, Gordon.|
|LC Classifications||PZ8.1 .S438 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||160 p. :|
|Number of Pages||160|
|LC Control Number||84129922|
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